Interpretation of a dinosaur-related text
This is an English reading task that enables students to practise their reading and comprehension skills. The task links to specific information about the Dinosaur Isle museum that should be interesting, and relevant in terms of skills application, to students in key stage 3.
The resource/questions could be used/answered in class prior to the trip so students are aware of the type of exhibit they will see at the Dinosaur Isle museum.
The resource/questions could be used/answered as a follow-up task to allow for more skills-based curriculum work after the visit to be undertaken.
Students will be able to demonstrate many aspects of their reading skills, by comprehending the key information within the text.